New technology could be twice as efficient at converting sunlight to electricity.
The economics of combating climate change may depend on an underfunded technology.
Astronomers have long known that combining the data from several astrophotographs can reveal dramatically more detail about astrophysical objects. So what will they discover by combining all the astrophotographs on the Web?
The key to smarter cities might not be technology, but the existence of dense central zones made for walking.
The Fire Phone’s Firefly feature could make visual search easier, better, and more popular.
Panasonic reveals a design that surpasses a 20-year-old mark for solar cell efficiency.
A simpler programming language from Apple could broaden the pool of apps and help make them more interactive.
With funding from the Amazon founder and the CIA’s investment arm, the Canadian company D-Wave is gaining momentum for its revolutionary approach to computing.
Tiny hardware imperfections in smartphone and tablet accelerometers lead to unique “fingerprints” within the data they produce, researchers find.